Lucy Ashjian and the Photo League

Originally posted on MCNY Blog: New York Stories:
Lucy Ashjian, Untitled [Bowery Bank], ca. 1936-1943. Museum of the City of New York, 2015.15.2 The name Vivian Maier is well known today – a talented photographer recently plucked from anonymity and brought to the attention of the wider world. Few, however, know Lucy Ashjian, another talented…